The table below looks at the statistics for Objective-C skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Objective-C over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple Objective-C
Rank 68 81 96
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Contract jobs citing Objective-C 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.27% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 0.70% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£440 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +12.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-52.72% +10.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
257 429 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.41% 39.18% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 254 120
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £168 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £38.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.23% +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Objective-C
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Objective-C across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Objective-C Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Objective-C across the Reading region.

Objective-C Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C.

1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) iPhone
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Animation
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) Perforce
4 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (25.00%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (25.00%) Syclo
4 1 (25.00%) UIKit

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Objective-C also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Objective-C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
2 2 (50.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Sencha Touch
2 1 (25.00%) UIKit
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Core Animation
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) iPhone
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Animation
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (50.00%) Android Development
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Perforce
1 1 (25.00%) Sencha
1 1 (25.00%) Syclo